Ixtapa is beloved by tourists for its beautiful urban golden sandy beaches and the warm waters that surround them. Indeed, this seaside destination is located in the heart of the city, which makes it easy to melt with the locals and their culture. Enjoying magnificent temperatures all year round, Ixtapa is one of Mexico's top vacation destinations.
If you like snorkeling, you must go to Ixtapa Island. There are several corals near this island where hundreds of multicolored fish and even sea turtles hide.
Thrill-seeker? Opt for a visit to Cocodrilario Playa Linda to observe crocodiles! You will undoubtedly be surprised by the size of these formidable reptiles. Be careful not to drop any items in their enclosure, as you may never see them again!
Take advantage of your vacation in Ixtapa to practice your favorite water sports. Whether you like catamaran, sailing, kayaking or even parasailing, this is the ideal spot to enjoy some good time on the water.
If your dream is to swim with dolphins, you must visit the Delfiniti. There you can swim with them, pet them, take a picture of them and maybe even feed them. This is an activity that you will not forget!
If you like romantic walks by the ocean, Ixtapa is a dream destination for you. You will love its golden sand beaches during daytime to sunbathe, and in the evening, to contemplate the sunset.
The country's official currency is the Mexican Peso (MXN). ATMs are easily found in Mexico. U.S. dollars, credit and debit cards are also accepted almost everywhere. Remember to communicate the dates of your stay to your banking institution if you plan to use your cards in Mexico.
Electrical outlets used in Mexico are the same as in Canada. However, the voltage and frequency may differ depending on the hotel. If your devices do not include the words: INPUT: 100-240V, 50/60Hz, plan ahead and bring a power converter.
It is strongly recommended that your Canadian passport be valid for at least 6 months after the date of your return from travel. For more information, visit the Government of Canada's website.
For travel requirements such as vaccination, quarantine, PCR testing, we recommend reviewing the Sherpa tool.
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